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Joerg Zumbach

Prof. Dr. Joerg Zumbach is a full professor and, since 2007, Head of the Department of Science Education and Teacher Training, University of Salzburg, A-5020 Salzburg, Austria. He obtained his diploma in psychology and doctorate from the University of Heidelberg, Germany. His main interests are educational and instructional psychology, media-based learning, and the media-aggression link. He works at the intersection of theory development and applied research in relation to cognitive processing in computer-based learning environments and blended learning approaches. He is author and editor of several books on web based teaching and problem-based learning. His articles have been published, among others, in Computers in Human Behavior, Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia, Journal of Educational Computing Research, Aggressive Behavior, and Journal of Nonverbal Behavior.